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SRS
#### SRS

Hotel Les Sources
Chemin du Vernex 9
1865 Les Diablerets
Switzerland

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Description

This workshop is aimed at early stage researchers and will focus on several aspects of modern group theory and group actions. Each day will be dedicated to a specific topic; the themes and main speakers for each day are:

- Permutation groups: Cheryl Praeger (UWA Perth) and Rebecca Waldecker (Halle)
- Linear groups and maximal subgroups: Colva Roney-Dougal (St Andrews) and Donna Testerman (EPFL)
- Computational methods in group theory: Alice Niemeyer (Aachen) and Rebecca Waldecker (Halle)
- The Classification of the Finite Simple Groups and some applications: Inna Capdeboscq (Warwick) and Mandi Schaeffer-Fry (MSU Denver)
- Generation of finite groups: Eilidh McKemmie (Rutgers) and Colva Roney-Dougal (St Andrews)

The program will include further short talks by invited participants.

**This is planned as an in-person workshop, and the deadline for applications to participate is 20th May.**